Embroidery

Small stitches with a big impact! Get the best of new techniques, adorable embellishment ideas and gift-worthy projects, all in one place– right here on the Craftsy Embroidery Blog!


Too Crewel for School: An Education in Historical Embroidery

Posted by on Sep 1, 2014 in Embroidery |

Crewel embroidery is having a great resurgence amongst seasoned stitchers. Join in on the revival! Here's what you need to know so you can start exploring this classic technique.

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In Case You Missed It…August Highlights From the Craftsy Blog

Posted by on Aug 31, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

See which blog posts readers loved most in August, plus some other fresh freebies you don't want to miss out on!

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Free Pattern Friday: A Pretty Knit Poncho, Lunch Box & More!

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

What better way to spend a relaxing weekend than doing what you love — for free! Stitch up the cutest vinyl lunch tote for an adorable back-to-school bag or make an accessory to remember with a gorgeous choker jewelry pattern. No matter your passion, you're sure to find a project that delights and inspires!

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Beyond the Hoop: Embroidery on Unusual Surfaces

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Embroidery |

When venturing into the world of hand embroidery, the sky's the limit. If you are inventive then you can be as experimental as you like — there is no need to stick to traditional methods or fabrics. We look at which different types of materials you can apply your sewing skills to. Here are some creative surfaces for you to try stitching into or to simply inspire your next embroidery project!

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Kick Off The Holiday Weekend Early With 8 New Classes!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Painting, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking |

Embark on your next creative journey this Labor Day weekend with 8 brand new class, now available for up to 33% off!

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Free Embroidery Tutorial: How to Make a Wedding Dress Hankie

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

Ready for a project that is just as easy as it is adorable? Follow along with this delightful tutorial to make the darling wedding dress hankie by Bumblebee Linens, as featured in bridal magazines and national television shows.

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